Wisdom on the Move: Late Antique Traditions in Multicultural Conversation – a Symposium in Honor of Samuel Rubenson

23 September 2022 13:00 Other

Samuel Rubenson has been professor of Church History at the Centre for Theology and Religious Studies since 1999. The symposium Wisdom on the Move celebrates his scholarly contributions and legacy with a theme that has been central to his research: the transmission of wisdom traditions in Late Antiquity – across cultural and religious borders. Leading scholars from various parts of the world will approach this complex material from a wide range of perspectives.


Invited speakers are:

Susan Ashbrook Harvey, Brown University

James E. Goehring, University of Mary Washington

Karin Hedner Zetterholm, Lund University

Miriam L. Hjälm, Sankt Ignatios College/Stockholm School of Theology

Anders-Christian Jacobsen, Aarhus University

Hugo Lundhaug, University of Oslo

Denis M. Searby, Stockholm University

Frances Young, University of Birmingham


The symposium begins at 1.00 PM. At 6.30 PM, there will be a dinner in the LUX staff dining room.

Since there will be a limited number of seats at the symposium as well as the dinner, please register ASAP and no later than August 15 on patristik.se/wm.


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23 September 2022 13:00

LUX aula


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